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Romney’s Position/Non-Position on Deferred Action

Bob Schieffer from CBS’ “Face the Nation” interviewed Gov. Romney asking about his position (or lack thereof) on the recently announced policy directive on Deferred Action.

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Video Explanation of Deferred Action

Here is a nice Video Explanation of the recently announced policy directive for Deferred Action.  The speaker is unknown:

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Evidence & Date Ranges Needed for Deferred Action Applications

This article focuses on both the evidence and the date ranges of the evidence necessary for an eligible DREAMer to apply for  Deferred Action.  I have detailed some of the known eligibility standards in a prior posting.

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Early Analysis of New Deferred Action Policy

We await further guidance from the Administration regarding the New Deferred Action Policy for DREAMers announced on June 15.  One thing is clear:  this is both a defensive and an affirmative policy. 

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Deferred Action Process for Young People

Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano on June 15, 2012 announced that effective immediately, certain young people who were brought to the United States as young children, do not present a risk to national security or public safety, and meet several key criteria will be considered for relief from removal from the country or from entering into removal proceedings.

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Will We Have a Version of the DREAM Act This Year?

 

Will we have a version of the DREAM Act this year?  I would say yes.  And here is why:

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Top Ten Immigration Wish List for 2012

 

Here is my Top Ten Immigration Wish List for 2012:

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Romney’s Early Positions on Immigration

 

Texas Governor Rick Perry and Mitt Romney are the leading candidates to become the Republican nominee for the upcoming Presidential Election.  The issue of immigration reform will be an important one in the months leading up to the Presidential Election.  Mr. Romney has taken some early positions on Immigration and I examine them here. 

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WHAT IS THE EFFECT OF THE EXPANSION OF IMMIGRATION PROSECUTORIAL DISCRETION?

What is the effect of the expansion of Prosecutorial Discretion Guidelines?

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DHS Announces Expansion of Prosecutorial Discretion Guidelines

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced that it would put guidelines in place across all immigration agencies to ensure that its enforcement priorities are focused on removing persons who are most dangerous to the country.

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